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## general formula

[¦jen·rəl ′fȯr·myə·lə]
(chemistry)
A formula that can apply not only to one specific compound but to a series of related compounds; for example, the general formula for an aldehyde RCHO, where R is hydrogen in formaldehyde (the simplest aldehyde) and is a hydrocarbon radical for other aldehydes in the series such as CH3 for acetaldehyde and C2H5 for proprionaldehyde.
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So this delay on the application of the new general formula for the solvency requirements, we see it as a good thing because it's going to provide the market with more time in order to settle some of the concerns they have.
3]) points are [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] We will include the proof of the general formula.
Continue in this computation until we reach to the general formula as follow:
This thorem may also hint us there could exist a more general formula than Theorem 1.
With these observations in mind one can attempt to write general formulas for all parameters (now marked as [[?
Is there a way to gauge the cost of rolling out 4G LTE in the UAE through a general formula being used around the globe such as average cost per user, etc.
Apply this general formula to estimate an appropriate allocation:
We have a good idea of the general formula for improving peer review, but we have much to learn about the specifics of making such changes effective in all these different places.
From general formula proposed in this paper we receive the special case of well-known result (Korn & Korn, 2000).
The general formula can be used for every exposed surface and that's why we can calculate a global exposure level.
7,611,696 B2; DSM IP Assets, The Netherlands, has patented a UVA screening composition comprised of the general formula I or II: wherein m is 1 or 2; R1 and R2 are identical or different electron-withdrawing groups, or one of R1 and R2 is hydrogen and the other of R1 and R2 is an electron-withdrawing group; R3, R4, R5, and R6 are, independently, hydrogen, alkyl, cycloalkyl or aryl; R3 and R5 and/or R4, and R6 taken together with the carbon atoms to which they are attached, form a 5 or 6 membered ring which is unsubstituted or substituted with one to four alkyl, cycloalkyl or alkoxy groups; X is a moiety R7, when m is 1, and is alkylene or poly(oxyalkylene) when m is 2; and R7 is hydrogen, alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkoxyalkyl or aryl; and a topically applicable, cosmetically acceptable carrier.
Sesiano begins just after 2000 BC and the solution of equations and systems of the first and second degrees, and ends just before AD 1600 and the solution of equations in the third and fourth degrees--the last in which the unknown may be expressed by means of a general formula.

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